From the moment we entered the gate the staff greeted us by name! We were offered to be shown around and then taken to our wonderful suite with two bathrooms, a seperate living room and walk in wardrobe, not to mention the lovely long balcony.
Each day the room would be cleaned twice and lovely touches in the evening from the staff, candles and flowers in the bath, petals on the bed - very thoughtful.
Fresh flowers in the room every day - really lovely finishing touches!
Beautiful breakfast and a huge menu to choose from, a lovely beach setting each morning to sit and relax and listen to the waves.
We took advantage of the courtesy bus to the Sister Hotel, and what a wonderful view! definately worth a visit, we went most days. If the bus was full they would call you a private car which would be with you within minuets.
Wonderful staff and hotel with great finishing touches and an eye for detail.
Thank you for a wonderful Honeymoon!!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- With an exclusive location on the Bay of Mazzarò, considered one of the most beautiful in all of Italy, the elegant Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea nestles on its own private beach with new luxurious cabanas, facing the dazzling aquamarine sea. Built by an aristocratic family in 1830, surrounded by lush, subtropical gardens, the hotel retains all the charm of a private residence, enriched by paintings and antiques. The décor of the 64 rooms and suites reflects the nautical character and marine location of the hotel, with ample use of local stone and Sicilian materials and fabrics, creating a light, relaxed and serene atmosphere. The Oliviero Restaurant, on a panoramic terrace overlooking the gorgeous sea, is known for its fish and seafood specialties and traditional Mediterranean cuisine. The Bar, located on the outdoor terrace, is the perfect place to enjoy a drink, a snack or a light lunch by the beach. A Beach Bar and a Pool Bar in the new pool area are also available for a refreshing drink after a swim. Guests can benefit of the complimentary shuttle to the centre of Taormina, as well as the daily mini-cruise by private boat to explore the beauties of the coast (available during summer). The wellness centre offers a range of exclusive treatments for the ultimate of relax, while the fitness centre is fully equipped with the latest technology. The Smile Club with an English-speaking supervisor is available to entertain the younger guests with lots of fun and exciting activities. Guests at Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea can enjoy all the facilities of Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, its sister property located in the centre of Taormina next to the Greek Theatre. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Villa Sant`Andrea By Orient-Express Hotel Mazzaro
- Hotel Sant Andrea
- Sant Andrea Hotel Taormina
- Sant'andrea Villa
- Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea Taormina, Sicily - Mazzaro